New 3-year Degree Approved by NZQA

The New Zealand School of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine is pleased to announce that the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) has approved its application for a new 3-year Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture) programme.

The aim of this 360-credit BHSc (Acupuncture) is to prepare graduates to be competent entry-level acupuncturists, and able to operate their own clinic or be employed as an acupuncturist in the allied health field.

On completion of the BHSc (Acupuncture), graduates will have acupuncture knowledge and skills within the traditional Chinese Medicine worldview, at the level of a competent acupuncturist able to practise at an entry-level within professional boundaries, together with the ability to learn new skills and keep abreast with new developments.

The application deadline for the first intake is 13 August 2021 with few seats available. If you are interested to learn more, please send an email to or call 09 630 3546 for details.